Ricardo de Los Rios
1846-1929, European

The Drinking Place
1846-1929, European

Etching after Troyon, image size 9 1/2 x 6 inches, 1880, plate signed.

Painting

The Summer Pasture
1824-1884, French

This is a beautiful sundrenched scene by French artist Auguste Bonheur, oil on canvas, 23 1/2 x 31 1/4 inches, c. 1860, signed, in an ornate period frame. Auguste Bonheur was born into the Bonheur family of animal painters; his father, Raymond Bonheur was an art teacher as well as artist and taught painting to both Auguste and his older sister, the renowned animal painter Rosa Bonheur. The Bonheurs kept a small barnyard with sheep, chickens, and a cow, which they would often portray in their paintings.

Print

Madame Recamier
1852 - 1931, American

Engraving, image size 7 5/8 x 5 1/16 inches, 1909, after a painting by Francois Gerard, plate signed l.l. "Tim Cole Sc. 1909", pencil signed l.r. "Timothy Cole".

Drawing

Old House, East Windsor Hill, Connecticut
1855-1943, American

Watercolor on paper, 3 3/8 x 4 5/8 inches, signed in ink lower left. Housed in a period frame, possibly original to the painting, but recently rematted with archival materials. An old label on the back gives the title and location and is also signed by the artist.